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Setting Up Your Own Arduino IoT Cloud Server – DZone IoT

With the just released GadgetBox IoT enclosures we have been on the hunt for server solutions to drive our IoT devices. We really like Blynk so far, but it is not free. So when we saw this VPS based solution we knew it

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Node-Red – A visual tool for wiring the Internet of Things

As we continue to puzzle out all the different approaches to create an IoT application something that caught our eye was Node-Red. It’s billed as a visual tool for wiring the Internet of Things. The home page says this: Node-RED

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How to Run Your ESP8266 for Years on a Battery – Open Home Automation

  This is a topic that has a lot of significance for the GadgetBox platform. There are lots of IoT projects that need as much battery life as can be squeezed out of them. This awesome article explains how to

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